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Habits That Affect the Teeth and Jaws

Part One Abnormal oral habits can cause harmful tooth movements and growth patterns of the face and jaws. Common habits, such as mouth breathing, lip,… Continue Reading

Screening Tests For Oral Cancer

A physical examination for oral cancer may be done during a routine oral examination by your dentist. All areas of the mouth are checked for… Continue Reading

Would You Like a Mint?

It is not uncommon to have a colleague or co-worker pull out a mint and offer it to those around them. It is the nice… Continue Reading

CBCT Scans Can Impact Your Dental Treatment

Dental imaging is a routine part of a comprehensive exam. But the type of imaging can impact what the dentist sees and diagnoses. A cone… Continue Reading

The Common Cold and Your Oral Health

Winter is just around the corner, and along with that much anticipated holiday cheer comes the inevitable cold and flu season. Children in the United… Continue Reading

New Smile With Dental Veneers

Dental veneers (sometimes called porcelain veneers or dental porcelain laminates) are wafer-thin, custom-made shells of tooth-colored materials designed to cover the front surface of teeth to improve your appearance. These shells are… Continue Reading

Straight Teeth?

Should You Be Seeing a Dentist or an Orthodontist? In an “all access” world, straight teeth are no exception. There are all sorts of options… Continue Reading

Commonly Treated Orthodontic Problems

Malocclusion (literally meaning “bad bite”) is the number one reason people seek orthodontic treatment. There are many different forms of malocclusion, such as: Crowding: Crowding… Continue Reading

How Oral Health Links To General Health

Research has shown strong links between periodontitis (advanced form of gum disease) and other health problems such as cardiovascular disease, stroke and bacterial pneumonia. And,… Continue Reading

Blade Dental Implants Another Alternative

If you are considering or were considering dental implants, you may be interested in what I have to say. Some of you may have been… Continue Reading

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